Overheard at NIC . . .

While the entire National Investors’ Conference is always full of interesting and enlightening speakers, sometimes the most interesting things you hear come out over dinner with your clients and their associates.  We had two very …

CMS CRACKS DOWN ON SOCIAL MEDIA ABUSE BY NURSING HOME STAFF

By: I. Paul Mandelkern:  On August 5th the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a memorandum to all state survey agencies requiring that during the next standard survey of a nursing home, whether …

Technology Must Be A Priority for Senior Living Communities

A recent panel at the Chicago Senior News Chicago Summit discussed the tendency of senior housing developers to spend money on the wrong priorities. In particular, they noted that money spent on technology should be …

What Lies Ahead in 2016?

Senior Housing News recently published an interesting article entitled “Senior Housing Crystal Ball: To Execs’ 2016 Predictions”. As would be expected, there are a lot of concerns over the competition for staff talent and the …

Deinstitutionalizing Living and Cost

By: Shawn Rader Looking ahead to the brave new world of Boomer assisted living,  the question arises:  what do Boomers want, and can they pay for it?   One recent article in the New York Times …